Assistant Resident Engineer

An industry-leading company situated in KwaZulu-Natal is urgently seeking the expertise of an experienced Assistant Resident Engineer to join their team.

Key Requirements:

  • BEng | BTech Civil Engineering
  • PrEng/PrTech
  • Minimum of 10-15 years of related experience
  • Represent the Employer’s Agent to the extent of his/her delegated responsibilities and keep the Employer’s Agent fully informed at all times
  • Maintain a cooperative working relationship with the Contractor’s Representative
  • Liaise with the Client Representative / Project Manager and manage the relationship
  • Ensure that procedures and systems outlined in GIBB’s site-specific Project Plan are put into place and run effectively

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the RE with all duties during the contraction supervision and defects liability periods
  • Together with the RE ensure that the contractor is fully appraised of technical, social, environmental, health and safety responsibilities and assist with monitoring the same
  • Inspect all works in progress to ensure the quality of the works and compliance with the contract documents
  • Record, report and propose actions to redress poor workmanship and defects
  • Review and verify the qualifications of the proposed key personnel of the contractor and make the necessary recommendations
  • Verify that the Contractors use the testing equipment in accordance with the approved standards and international best practice
  • Evaluate work in progress and propose changes in the works based on the field conditions
  • Prepare discipline-specific daily site dairy
  • Verify that the Contractor prepares and submits certified work as executed with records and plans of the completed works
  • Review the quality of all material, plant and equipment supplied by the Contractor
  • Review Contractor’s Claims and issues against construction records and daily site diary records
  • Assist the RE with the production of monthly reports, progress payments, an extension of time and claim reports
  • Manage the duties of staff within appropriate the Discipline specific management team
  • Initiate action to prevent product/process non-conformance, including issuing NCOs and/or CARs to Contractors if required
  • Review Hold Points and Conduct required inspections and release delegated Hold Points/Witness Points

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your CV to Engineers@hireresolve.za.com

Alternatively, you are welcome to contact or connect with either Ashleigh or Lauren at 0211800844 or 0211800843

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days

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